Bringing in the hay, Trone Farm, New Sweden, ca. 1930
Contributed by New Sweden Historical Society
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Making and bringing in the hay was one of many farm chores in New Sweden. Men as well as women engaged in this very strenuous work in this photo of the Trone Farm. Sylvia Trone is on the right.
Hay was hand loaded with pitch forks onto hay wagons and pulled by a team of horses back to the barn to be unloaded by hand.
- Title: Bringing in the hay, Trone Farm, New Sweden, ca. 1930
- Creation Date: circa 1930
- Subject Date: circa 1930
- Town: New Sweden
- County: Aroostook
- State: ME
- Media: Photograph
- Dimensions (cm): 15 x 11
- Collection: Historic Album of New Sweden, Maine, 1870-1938
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
New Sweden Historical Society
116 Station Road, New Sweden, ME 04762
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LC Subject Headings
Swedish Americans--Economic & social conditions
Women--Economic & social conditions
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